Weekly Famitsu

Weekly Famitsu Magazine no.1665

This week’s Weekly Famitsu post including review scores, most wanted games, and more. Buy physical copies of the magazine at this link.

Cover story


This week’s magazine cover features Shin Megami Tensei III NOCTURNE HD REMASTER with 24 dedicated pages including the original Famitsu article upon the game’s PS2 release.

Feature stories

Megaton Musashi

Featured Nintendo-related stories this week include for Megaton Musashi (2 pages – and still no release window), MAGLAM LORD (2 pages – which reveals the ally characters of the protagonist), FiNC HOME FiT (2 pages), Shadowverse Champions Battle (12 pages – with a strategy guide to the game), KAMEN RIDER memory of heroez (4 pages – the game will soon be adding Kamen Rider W FangJoker, Kamen Rider OOO Burakawani Combo, a harder difficulty setting, and more), Ar Nosurge DX and Ciel Nosurge DX (1 page each), and more. Two physical releases were also revealed with Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark releasing on January 28th with DMM Games publishing and Rainy Frog’s next retail release is Soccer Club Life Playing Manager which releases on February 10th.

Review scores

Ouchi de Rilakkuma: Rilakkuma ga Ouchi ni Yattekita

This week’s review scores included A HERO AND A GARDEN with 26/40, Bokura no Houkago Asobi with 28/40, Construction Simulator 2 & 3 Double Pack with 30/40, Linn: Path of Orchards with 28/40, Mary Skelter Finale with 33/40, Ouchi de Rilakkuma: Rilakkuma ga Ouchi ni Yattekita with 31/40, and Shadowverse Champions Battle with 35/40. Check out the full list of Switch review scores since 2017 until present day at this page.

Famitsu Most Wanted

Monster Hunter Rise
  1. Monster Hunter Rise (Switch) – 522
  2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 (Switch) – 485
  3. Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (Switch) – 424
  4. Bayonetta 3 (Switch) – 368
  5. Bravely Default II (Switch) – 334
  6. Shin Megami Tensei V (Switch) – 331
  7. Momotaro Dentetsu ~Showa Heisei, Reiwa mo Teiban!~ (Switch) – 265
  8. Ushiro (Switch) – 230
  9. Rune Factory 5 (Switch) – 198
  10. Pikmin 3 Deluxe (Switch) – 193
  11. Derby Stallion (Switch) – 180
  12. Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin (Switch) – 172
  13. New Pokémon Snap (Switch) – 113
  14. Atelier Ryza 2: Lost Legends & The Secret Fairy (Switch) – 106
  15. Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 (Switch) – 95
  16. Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate (Switch) – below 92

Monster Hunter Rise is the new number one replacing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 which had been on top for nine weeks! Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin is at #3 with 421 votes, Ushiro is at #5 with 318 votes, and Jack Jeanne at #9 with 170 votes in the Newcomers chart. Check out previous weeks’ Famitsu Most Wanted posts at this link.

Nintendo advert

Pikmin 3 Deluxe

This week’s first party advert features Pikmin 3 Deluxe! Check out past magazine adverts at this link.

Next week’s issue

Mary Skelter Finale

The next issue of Weekly Famitsu magazine (out November 5th in Japan) is set to feature a look at the upcoming Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5 systems and a commemorative launch feature on the pictured Mary Skelter Finale.